Category: Disorder

The Concept Of ‘schizophrenia’ Could Disappear Soon

Critics of this diagnostic label are gaining strength in the field of psychiatry. Schizophrenia is one of the most famous syndromes in the field of mental health. Its shocking characteristics and the strangeness of the  hallucinations and behavioral alterations that it produces have made this concept known to many people who are not dedicated to

Cerebral Microangiopathy: Symptoms, Causes And Treatment

This group of diseases damages the blood vessels of the brain and the functioning of the brain. For our brain to stay alive and function properly, it needs a constant supply of oxygen and nutrients (especially glucose), which we obtain through respiration and food. Both elements reach the brain through irrigation carried out by the

Obsessive Personality: 8 Habits That Lead To Obsession

People with a tendency to obsessive behavior manifest it in their daily way of acting. Throughout life there are numerous situations that are able to trap our mind in a loop that seems eternal. Recurring thoughts,  unjustified anxiety due to phenomena that constantly attract attention … These are characteristics of the obsessive personality, which, although

Adhd In Adolescence: Its Characteristic Effects And Symptoms

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder shows typical symptoms in adolescents. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (or ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that is diagnosed especially during childhood, focusing on this age period most of the scientific literature on the issue. Despite this, 85% of children with ADHD continue to maintain symptoms in adolescence, and 60% persist into

“multiple” (split), A Film About Dissociative Identity Disorder

We take a look at this Shyamalan psychological thriller about Multiple Personality Disorder. Multiple personality or dissociative identity disorder (DID) has been dealt with in fiction on a recurring basis. The novel “The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde”, by Robert Louis Stevenson, and the film “Psycho”, by Alfred Hitchcock, influenced a large